Pathokinesiology - Post-Professional Degree, M.A. | New York University | New York City, United States
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Pathokinesiology - Post-Professional Degree

12 months
2020 USD/credit 68680 USD/year
2020 USD/credit 68680 USD/year
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This Pathokinesiology - Post-Professional Degree MA from New York University trains experienced PTs to develop their abilities to think scientifically. As a student, you will develop strong clinical research skills and the tools to help improve patients’ motor control and motor learning.


This Pathokinesiology - Post-Professional Degree MA from New York University concentrates on pathokinesiology. Throughout the degree, you will develop into a scientific thinker – gaining expertise in the analysis and synthesis of human motion, the measurement and evaluation of human motion, and research design and implementation. 

The curriculum incorporates electrogoniometry, electromyography, dynamometry, and cinematography to illustrate the most advanced theories and techniques for measuring and evaluating human motion. 

By the end of your studies, you will have developed knowledge in:

  • Clinical research skills in methodology and data analysis 
  • The components of normal and abnormal human motion
  • The biomechanical and neurophysiological factors foundational to the improvement of motor control in individuals with physical disabilities
  • The formulation and testing of conceptual models to analyze and improve motor control 
  • The communication of research that tests a hypothesis concerning human motion

Careers and Outcomes

  • Upon graduating from the Pathokinesiology - Post-Professional Degree MA from New York University, you will be a well-rounded clinician and researcher positioned to bring a scientific mindset to your work.
  • Potential career paths include working as a practitioner, researcher, faculty for a physical therapy program, or facility supervisor (hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centers, schools for children with physically disabling conditions, nursing homes, private practices), or within public service agencies.   

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analysis and Synthesis of Human Motion
  • Measurement and Evaluation in Human Motion 
  • Research in Physical Therapy 
  • Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Professional Information; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    68680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2020 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    68680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2020 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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